5 days
Duration

The tour to Mrauk U features a look into the past of Rakhin State, Myanmar, the glory of a former capital established by King Min Saw in 1431. Nowadays, Mrauk U is off all the tourist path and provide you a profound experience on Burmese life in a remote area.
The combination of Sittwe and Mrauk, especially the ruins and remains of Mrauk U will surprise your sense of travel while enjoying your Myanmar Tour.

TOUR OVERVIEW:

Tour type: private tour – can be customized
Trip Duration: 05 days 04 nights
Start: Yangon                       Finish: Yangon
Tour Operates: Year Round/ Upon Request
Flights: 02 domestic flights                                               Activities: sightseeing / boat trip

TOUR IN BRIEF

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

Day  01: Yangon – Sittwe (B)
Day 02: Sittwe – Mrauk U (B)
Day 03: Mrauk U – Visali – Mrauk U (B)
Day 04: Mrauk U – Sittwe  (B)
Day 05: Sittwe – Yangon (B)
  • Explore Mrauk U ruins and its glory
  • Enjoy boat trip on Kalandan River
  • Visit the haunting monuments of Rakhin King period
  • Travel off beaten track to hill tribe villages
  • Sightseeing the highlights of Yangon

Day  01: Yangon – Sittwe (B)

Embarking on a flight from Yangon to Sittwe. Upon arrival, our tour guide and driver will welcome you for a short visit to Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine State is a state in Myanmar in Asia.
The city is a rendezvous of Indian and Southeast Asian culture. Visit Cultural Museum and enhance your fish knowledge with a walk to a local market.

Day 02: Sittwe – Mrauk U  (B)

After breakfast, taking a Myanmar’s boat trip along Kaladan River to reach Mrauk U, one of the biggest archeological site in Myanmar. Once we settle in Mrauk U, you will witness the former grandiose of this ancient town, famed as Myanmar’s second eminent temple site after Bagan, during your visits to Koethaung Temple, Pitakataik Library, Laungbanpyauk Pagoda, Yadana Mangaung and Sakaya Mangaung Pagodas.

Day 03: Mrauk U – Visali – Mrauk U (B)

Having breakfast at your hotel then enjoy a scenic drive to Visali where local people produce rice noodle by Rakhine tradition way. After that, we proceed to To Maha Muni and colorful paddy farm on the way. Back to hotel or restaurant and have lunch.
This afternoon, we will discover Boundwet Village and Dutch Factory of 16th century stone building, Shakma women are with big earings, and their tradition dress. To Mungla Shwegu Pagoda and small monastery in the forest is nice to visit. Then Loka Manaung Pagoda, Phara Baw Pagoda, Shwe Kyar Thein Mauktaw Gate, Sunset at Shwegudaung Pagoda.

Day 04: Mrauk U  – Sittwe (B)

After breakfast, shopping at Mrauk U Bazaar, visit Museum, Palace site and experience the local life in Mro Tribe Village. Check out hotel and transfer to Jetty.Lunch on board at River Valley Restaurant.
Arrive Sittway in the evening. Then evening visit U Ray Kyaw Thu Monastery, Pyi Lon Chan Thar Image, Maha Kuthala Monastery, enjoy the sunset of viewpoint beach. Overnight Sittway.

Day 05: Sittwe – Yangon

After breakfast, enjoy your time observing how local people maintain their traditional Sittway Market flowers, vegetable, different kinds of fishes, big and small caught from the Bay of Bengal. We continue to sightseeing on strand road to watch busy fishing boats.
Relax and head to Sittwe airport for your flight back to Yangon.

Tour Inclusion:

– English speaking guide. Other languages upon request
– Private transfer with air-conditioning
– Domestic flights mentioned in the itinerary
– Meals indicated in the itinerary
– Entrance fees
– Boat trips
– Hotel rooms at twin shared basis
– Water and tissues
– Service charges and taxes

Tour exclusion:

– Personal Expense
– Drinks
– Tips
– Visa arrangement
– International flights
– Others not mentioned
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